Published: December 1, 2004 | Updated: December 14, 2004

The Microsoft Windows security updates for December 2004 include several important updates and a critical cumulative update for Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 (SP1), a component of Windows.

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Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (889293)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-040
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Vulnerability in WordPad Could Allow Code Execution (885836)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-041
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Vulnerability in DHCP Could Allow Remote Code Execution and Denial of Service (885249)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-042
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Vulnerability in HyperTerminal Could Allow Code Execution (873339)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-043
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Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel and LSASS Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (885835)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-044
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Vulnerability in WINS Could Allow Remote Code Execution (870763)
View: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-045